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caregiver222Nov 04, 2013
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jemma116Nov 04, 2013
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By teabugsmommy Blank
So one of my husbands best friends was I'm a horrific motorcycle accident August 3rd. he broke both his legs has all ...
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jemma116Nov 04, 2013
ireneoAug 22, 2013
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my elderly grandmother has lung cancer and she has a 37.4 fever is that good or bad.
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A big issue with the elderly is to keep them "involved in the ongoing process". Craigslist routinely advertises for p...
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jemma116Jul 25, 2013
Julie1nobleJul 23, 2013
mandy876Jul 15, 2013
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My 92 yr old father was started on Aricept the end of May, and was increased up to 10 mg aprox Jul 1st. In between th...
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mandy876Jun 15, 2013
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Patients should not be taken out without a resilient wheelchair cushion. They don't come with the wheelchair and ofte...
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ireneoJun 13, 2013
TheMadManJun 09, 2013
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A friend of mine died this week, aged 93. The circumstances of her death reminded me that there are people in this wo...
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jemma116Jun 10, 2013
TheMadManJun 10, 2013
jemma116Jun 10, 2013
caregiver222Jun 07, 2013
TheMadManJun 05, 2013
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By TheMadMan Blank
I have a story to tell and questions to ask. I have a very stubborn caregiver who does not like going to the doctor....
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mandy876Jun 03, 2013
caregiver222May 26, 2013
mandy876May 25, 2013
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Unnecessary blood draw and venipuncture remains a significant problem (less so than in previous years) in the super-e...
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mandy876May 30, 2013
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By caregiver222 Blank
I just purchased several bicycle bells for three of my little friends to attach to their walkers and wheelchairs. It ...
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caregiver222May 29, 2013
TheMadManMay 28, 2013
ireneoMay 28, 2013
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By ILADVOCATE Blank
Recently my uncle passed on. My grandmother (who is his sister, she is in her 90's) has minor dementia and I was i...
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caregiver222May 29, 2013
caregiver222May 27, 2013
mandy876May 25, 2013
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By caregiver222 Blank
Bathroom safety rails can be extremely dangerous when improperly installed. If you call your neighborhood "super" in ...
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mandy876May 25, 2013
caregiver222May 20, 2013
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By parkminho Blank
According to a new study from the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada, seniors work hard to keep their marriage...
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caregiver222May 23, 2013
TheMadManMay 23, 2013
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TheMadManMay 22, 2013
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An alternative to a nursing home can be a CIL facility. Many people have never heard of them. They are independent no...
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Large print communications are very helpful with near-blind elderly. I have a friend who is legally blind in a nur...
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If you are responsible for caring for a loved one or have aides that assist in doing so, at the end of the month ther...
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An aide or caregiver soon becomes almost a member of the family. You literally entrust the life of your loved ones wi...
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Bleach is a common chemical that can cause death in a confined room. This almost happened with my little one when one...
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caregiver222May 05, 2013
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By caregiver222 Blank
Fire safety is extremely important. And providing that safety is more difficult than it may seem. The primary prob...
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caregiver222May 05, 2013
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First of all, know the location of every hospital in the surrounding area. Know which ones are teaching hospitals, wh...
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caregiver222May 03, 2013
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Copper (as well as silver) has prophyalactic anti-bacterial properties. Interestingly, copper and it's allows will cu...
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